Glan is a first class municipality in the province of Sarangani, Philippines. According to 2010 census, it has a population of 106,518 people.
Glan is located on the west by Sarangani Bay, on the north by Davao del Sur, and on the south by the Celebes Sea. It is largely based on agriculture with a high level production of copra. Aquaculture is the second biggest income earner, notably milkfish and shrimps culture. Other agricultural products are coconuts, maize, sugarcane, bananas, pineapples, mangoes, pork, eggs, beef, and fish.
The economy has accelerated in the past decade driven by advances in global communication technology and the finishing of a modern highway that tremendously improved trade and transport. It has also benefited from its political role as the seat of the provincial government.
As of 2010, it has a total voting population of 56,881 voters.
Glan is politically subdivided into 31 barangays.
- Big Margus
- E. Alegado
- Glan Padidu
- New Aklan
- Rio Del Pilar
- San Jose
- San Vicente
- Small Margus
|Population census of Glan
|Source: National Statistics Office
Sat, 04 Oct 2014 07:15:00 -0700
World-ranked Filipino Jether "The General" Oliva scaled-in at 111 lbs while his experienced opponent Jemmy "Boom Boom" Gobel of Indonesia made 113 lbs ahead of their battle for the vacant World Boxing Federation (WBF) Asia Pacific 112 lbs title @ Glan ...
The Manila Times
Sun, 10 May 2015 09:28:14 -0700
GLAN, Sarangani (MindaNews/10 May) — Triathlete-lawyer Ingemar Macarine knocked out boxing icon Manny Pacquiao's province by setting a personal record as the first man to have crossed Sarangani Bay on Sunday. The 38-year old Macarine, dubbed ...
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 22:42:34 -0700
Anita Ochova, 63, of Glan, Sarangani province, also died during the calamity. Five other civilians were also injured, while more than 4,000 families have been affected, according to the report from the OCD. At least 10 towns, one city and 43 villages ...
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:52:30 -0700
Manny Pacquiao serves as the guest of honor during the "Balikbayan Night" in Isla Jardin Del Mar, Barangay Gumasa, Glan, Sarangani. (Left to Right - Glan mayor Victor James Yap, Manny Pacquiao & Sarangani Gov. Steve Chiongbian-Solon) Photo by ...
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 04:03:45 -0700
Another victim was identified as Anita Ochova, 63, of Glan, Sarangani but the cause of her death was not stated in the report. Five persons were injured namely Mercy Magbanua, 27, and one-year old baby Kathlyn Magbanua, both from Tupi town; Jay Argal, ...
Tue, 05 May 2015 01:59:31 -0700
Region XII, commonly known as SOCCSKSARGEN (that's South Cotabato, Cotabato, Sultan Kudarat, Sarangani and General Santos City), might not yet be the most popular tourist destination, but there's so much to do here. With news of conflict in parts of ...
The Manila Times
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:45:00 -0700
OCD identified the wounded Jay Argal, 24 of Tulunan, North Cotabato, Jojit Mangisel of Koronadal City, Mercy Magbanua, 27 and Kathlyn Magbanua, one year old of Tupi, South Cotabato and Cristy Ochova, 31 of Glan, Sarangani province. Region 12, also ...
Thu, 18 Jun 2015 11:33:45 -0700
Through their Emmanuel & Jinkee's Heart Foundation's “Balik Eskwelang Handog” project, Pacquiao and his wife, Sarangani Vice Gov. Jinkee, distributed free school supplies and meal packs to indigents at the municipal gymnasium of Glan, Sarangani, last ...
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